Tlemcen
or Tilimsen geographical name city NW Algeria population 126,882

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  • Tlemcen — vue générale Administration Nom algérien تلمسان Pays …   Wikipédia en Français

  • TLEMCEN — (Lat. Pomaria), city in N.W. algeria ; Judeo Berber center. The berber tribes in the neighboring areas of Tlemcen professed Judaism. Judeo Muslim saints were worshiped there for a long time. In the 10th and 11th centuries scholars of the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • TLEMCEN — Capitale du Maghreb central au IXe siècle puis du XIIIe au XVIe siècle et enfin incluse dans l’État turc d’Alger jusqu’au début du XIXe siècle, Tlemcen n’est plus qu’une ville algérienne moyenne proche du Maroc. Son site originel, gradin de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Tlemcen —   [ tlɛmsən, französisch tlɛm sɛn], Tilimsan, Stadt in Nordwestalgerien, 807 m über dem Meeresspiegel, am Nordfuß der Monts de Tlemcen (westlicher Tellatlas), 112 000 Einwohner; Sitz der Bezirks Verwaltung; Universitätszentrum (gegründet 1974);… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Tlemcen — Coordinates: 34°52′58″N 1°19′00″W / 34.8827758°N 1.3166696°W / 34.8827758; 1.3166696 …   Wikipedia

  • Tlemcen — ‏تلمسان‎ Tlemcen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tlemcen — /tlem sen /, n. a city in NW Algeria. 500,000. Also, Tlemsen. * * * ▪ Algeria also spelled (after 1981)  Tilimsen   town, northwestern Algeria, near the Moroccan border. Tlemcen is backed by the cliffs of the well watered Tlemcen Mountains and… …   Universalium

  • Tlemcen — Original name in latin Tlemcen Name in other language Gorad Tlemsen, Pomaria, TLM, Termicen, Termicn, Tilimsan, Tilimsen, Tlemcen, Tlemsen, Tlemsenas, Tremecen, Tremecn, Wilaya ya Tlemcen, te lai mu sen, teullemsen, tlem sen, tlmsan, toremusen,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Tlemcen —    A city located in northwestern Algeria with a population of 155,162. It is the capital of a province of the same name. The name of the city is derived from a Berber word, tilmisane, for springs. The province is known for its agriculture of… …   Historical dictionary of the berbers (Imazighen)

  • Tlemcen — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Tlemcen Country and Admin Code DZ.15 DZ …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

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